Reading: Let’s check in now with the new California monolith… And it’s gone, torn down by a bunch of MAGA muppets

From Let’s check in now with the new California monolith… And it’s gone, torn down by a bunch of MAGA muppets This is why we can’t have nice things, El Reg version. California monolith gives maga boys green light to destroy. Poor-quality video filmed through a night-vision lens and taken from streaming site DLive, since… Continue reading Reading: Let’s check in now with the new California monolith… And it’s gone, torn down by a bunch of MAGA muppets

Reading: PsyArXiv Preprints | Bullshit Makes the Art Grow Profounder

From PsyArXiv Preprints | Bullshit Makes the Art Grow Profounder Abstract Across four studies participants (N = 818) rated the profoundness of abstract art images accompanied with varying categories of titles, including: pseudo-profound bullshit titles (e.g., The Deaf Echo), mundane titles (e.g., Canvas 8), and no titles. Randomly generated pseudo-profound bullshit titles increased the perceived… Continue reading Reading: PsyArXiv Preprints | Bullshit Makes the Art Grow Profounder

What I’m reading 25 Apr 2017 through 8 May 2017

Facebook fake news: Sort it out yourself, readers – What? Be skeptical? Another country heard from. "Facebook's list reflects the prudishness of the American news media it is now trying to please, where reporters take a vow of holy objectivity." "Fundamentally … Facebook, and Silicon Valley, doesn't want to hold a mirror to itself and… Continue reading What I’m reading 25 Apr 2017 through 8 May 2017

What I’m reading 28 Aug 2015 through 14 Sep 2015

How Fine-Grained Will New Credentialism Get: Credit For Watching a TED Talk? – Slashdot – Slashdot weighs in where the Chronicle fears to tread. "I read the story and watched the video. Where's my certificate?" – (none) More BS from George F. Will – It's not about Will, or Trump, except by insinuation. But it… Continue reading What I’m reading 28 Aug 2015 through 14 Sep 2015

bookmarks for June 8th, 2010

Sincerely, Me: What Our Email Sign-offs Say About Us – – (erhetoric linguistics ) Rhizome | Art In Your Pocket: iPhone and iPod Touch App Art, part 1 – " about the burgeoning activities of media artists creating new works or updating versions of their older interactive screen-based projects for Apple's iPhone and iTouch mobile… Continue reading bookmarks for June 8th, 2010

bookmarks for June 7th, 2010 through June 8th, 2010

Rhizome | Art In Your Pocket: iPhone and iPod Touch App Art, part 1 – " about the burgeoning activities of media artists creating new works or updating versions of their older interactive screen-based projects for Apple's iPhone and iTouch mobile devices. – (newmedia iphone ipad art ) Rhizome | Art in Your Pocket 2… Continue reading bookmarks for June 7th, 2010 through June 8th, 2010